Margenthaler contract extended through 2015-16 season

Southeast Missouri State University extended women's head basketball coach Ty Margenthaler's contract through the 2015-16 season. Director of Athletics Mark Alnutt made the announcement on Tuesday.

The Redhawks had their best record since the 2008-09 season finishing 11-18 overall and 5-11 in the Ohio Valley Conference. It was Margenthaler's second season as head coach. Over the past three seasons, Southeast lost at least 21 games in each season and 12 conference games.

Southeast hired Margenthaler on April 14, 2011.